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New SIDS awareness campaign gets boost from Microsoft - KING5.com

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:23

KING5.com

New SIDS awareness campaign gets boost from Microsoft
KING5.com
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the leading cause of death of children from one month to one-year-old in developed nations. The rates in the United States have not decreased since the mid-1990s. SIDS is the unexplained death of a seemingly ...

Experts Sound Warning About 'Baby Boxes' - WebMD

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:52

The Sun

Experts Sound Warning About 'Baby Boxes'
WebMD
There's no proof the baby boxes reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), as some believe. And they may pose a number of other risks, the researchers said. The boxes originated in Finland. They come with a mattress that fits into the ...
Baby boxes aren't safer than cribs – and 'don't protect against cot death', experts warnThe Sun
Med Minute: Cardboard baby boxes promoted as a good sleeping space for infantsEverythingLubbock.com
Concerns about the promotion of a cardboard baby box as a place for infants to sleepThe BMJ
Medscape
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Baby boxes aren't safer than cribs – and 'don't protect against cot death', experts warn - The Sun

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 09:32

The Sun

Baby boxes aren't safer than cribs – and 'don't protect against cot death', experts warn
The Sun
THERE is no evidence to suggest baby boxes are safe for babies to sleep in - and may even increase the risk of sudden infant death syndrome, experts have warned. The Finnish-style boxes, which come with other items included clothes an blankets, are ...
Experts Sound Warning About 'Baby Boxes'WebMD
Med Minute: Cardboard baby boxes promoted as a good sleeping space for infantsEverythingLubbock.com
Safety Concerns Over Baby BoxesMedscape
The BMJ
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'She's gone again:' Mom relives grief after teddy bear with baby's ashes is stolen - FOX 29

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 08:06

FOX 29

'She's gone again:' Mom relives grief after teddy bear with baby's ashes is stolen
FOX 29
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (CBS12) — La'Quinta McKinney is on a mission, going door-to-door to track down a heartless criminal. A teddy bear containing ashes of her late daughter was taken right from her own front yard Monday afternoon. It looks just like any ...
Stolen teddy bear holds dead daughter's ashes, mom saysNorwalk Reflector

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137 babies died before 1st birthday last year in greater Jacksonville - WJXT News4JAX

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 05:58

WJXT News4JAX

137 babies died before 1st birthday last year in greater Jacksonville
WJXT News4JAX
Others died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, where in many cases, bed-sharing was a factor, according to Johnson. Despite increased awareness for safe sleep, some families still co-sleep. "Is it because they may not have a safe place as we define safe ...

Medical examiner rules infant death at San Antonio day care 'sudden unexplained death in infancy' - mySanAntonio.com

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 05:51

mySanAntonio.com

Medical examiner rules infant death at San Antonio day care 'sudden unexplained death in infancy'
mySanAntonio.com
The Bexar County Medical Examiner has ruled the July death of 7-month-old Michael Carter Donnell, who was found unresponsive in his day care crib, was caused by "sudden unexplained death in infancy." The child's parents, Gabriella Garcia and Richard ...

Fetal and Infant Mortality Report: More than 100 babies died before 1st birthday last year - WJXT News4JAX

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 04:55

WJXT News4JAX

Fetal and Infant Mortality Report: More than 100 babies died before 1st birthday last year
WJXT News4JAX
Johnson said 20-percent of the babies who died were premature or had low birth weight. Others died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, where in many cases; bed-sharing was a factor, according to Johnson. Despite increased awareness for safe sleep, some ...

Infant dies of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome after rolling onto her front - Newshub

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 15:47

Newshub

Infant dies of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome after rolling onto her front
Newshub
A mother has been told she is not to blame for the death of her five-month-old baby in the UK. The coroner has ruled that the baby, Cleo Ellis-Girling, died on April 16 this year from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. She had managed to wrangle free from ...

Tampa mom arrested after baby's death blamed on cocaine exposure - Tampa Bay Times

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 14:32

Tampa Bay Times

Tampa mom arrested after baby's death blamed on cocaine exposure
Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — A mother of three faces a manslaughter charge after investigators said trace amounts of cocaine were found in the blood, soiled diaper and baby ...
Tampa mom arrested after baby's death blamed on cocaine exposureTBO.com

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Emotional theft: Stolen teddy bear holds dead daughter's ashes, mom says - Sun Sentinel

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 03:47

Sun Sentinel

Emotional theft: Stolen teddy bear holds dead daughter's ashes, mom says
Sun Sentinel
The teddy bear looks like any other. But not to La'Quinta McKinney — because it holds the ashes of her daughter, La'Vea. The child died in 2016 at just 2-months-old of what doctors determined was sudden infant death syndrome, according to McKinney.
'Oh my goodness, where is my baby?' A teddy bear holding dead infant's ashes is stolenMiami Herald

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Thief steals ashes of woman's infant daughter in Hollywood - WPLG Local 10

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 22:05

WPLG Local 10

Thief steals ashes of woman's infant daughter in Hollywood
WPLG Local 10
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - A Hollywood woman is asking for help after someone stole a teddy bear containing the ashes of her infant daughter from her front porch. "I can't even function," La'Quinta McKinney told Local 10 News reporter Louis Aquirre. "It's a lot ...
Mother heartbroken after teddy bear containing daughter's ashes stolenWSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale
'It's a Double Loss': Thieves Take Off With Bear Containing Daughter's AshesNBC 6 South Florida

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Living Well: Keep newborns safe — MRH provides baby boxes locally via Baby Box University - Craig Daily Press

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:28

Craig Daily Press

Living Well: Keep newborns safe — MRH provides baby boxes locally via Baby Box University
Craig Daily Press
"Having a safe sleep environment with a firm mattress that's easy to move around the house makes it easier for parents to watch over baby and decreases the risk of SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome), because there is not excess padding or pillows ...

Grieving mum told she wasn't to blame for baby dying tangled in blanket - Metro

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:23

Metro

Grieving mum told she wasn't to blame for baby dying tangled in blanket
Metro
But a coroner was told Cleo had wriggled free of the blanket before dying of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome – also known as cot death – at her home in Troon, Cornwall on April 16 this year. The inquest at Truro County Hall heard that Sadie, a bar worker ...

Wade's Ride thrives Despite cold weather, event raises $8000 for SIDs awareness - Emporia Gazette

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 09:36

Emporia Gazette

Wade's Ride thrives Despite cold weather, event raises $8000 for SIDs awareness
Emporia Gazette
Wade's Ride has been raising money for community education about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS, for nine years running. The yearly fundraiser honors Wade Barrett, son of Gail and Mikie Barrett, who died of SIDS in June 2010. Saturday, the ...

Royal baby news had 'appalling timing' and was 'insensitive,' some say. Here's why. - Miami Herald

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 09:05

Miami Herald

Royal baby news had 'appalling timing' and was 'insensitive,' some say. Here's why.
Miami Herald
October 15 is Infant Loss Remembrance Day, sometimes called Baby Loss Day or Infant Loss Day, and it is a day of remembrance for miscarriages, stillborn babies, sudden infant death syndrome victims and other causes of child loss. The observance dates ...
Meghan Markle pregnant: Duke and Duchess of Sussex accused of 'insensitivity' for announcing news on Baby Loss ...The Independent
Candles to be lit in honor of baby's lives lost during pregnancy, after birthKFOX El Paso
Recognize Infant Loss Awareness MonthMountain Mail Newspaper
WITN -Daily Mail -Cosmopolitan.com
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'INSENSITIVE!' Meghan Markle pregnancy news attacked for being released on Baby Loss Day - Express.co.uk

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 08:02

Express.co.uk

'INSENSITIVE!' Meghan Markle pregnancy news attacked for being released on Baby Loss Day
Express.co.uk
International Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day marks pregnancy loss and infant death, including miscarriage, stillbirth, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and any death of a newborn. It is observed each year in the UK, Canada, the US, Norway, Italy ...

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SIDS risk as childcare centres ignore sleeping safety guidelines - Courier Mail

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 05:06

Courier Mail

SIDS risk as childcare centres ignore sleeping safety guidelines
Courier Mail
SIDS rates in Australia have dropped by more than 90 per cent since the safe infant sleeping campaigns began in 1991. In 2016 about 90 babies died from SIDS. Dr Staton said childcare centres may be failing to comply with safe sleeping guidelines ...

Police called to sudden death of baby found unresponsive in Liverpool - Mirror.co.uk

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 15:42

Mirror.co.uk

Police called to sudden death of baby found unresponsive in Liverpool
Mirror.co.uk
Few details have emerged and it is unclear whether a criminal probe is underway, but Liverpool Echo understands police investigate all sudden infant deaths as a matter of course. Forensic investigators in white protective suits could be seen emerging ...

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“Fixed mindsets” might be why we don't understand statistics - Ars Technica

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 09:33

Ars Technica

“Fixed mindsets” might be why we don't understand statistics
Ars Technica
She claimed both succumbed to sudden infant death syndrome. An expert witness for the prosecution, Sir Roy Meadow, argued that the odds of SIDS claiming two children from such an affluent family were 1 in 73 million, likening it to the odds of backing ...